Limassol

City in the Limassol District, Cyprus

Limassol is a city on the southern coast of Cyprus. It is the capital city of Limassol District. In 2011, about 184,000 people lived in the urban area.[1]

Limassol

Λεμεσός / Limasol
Limassol Montage 1.jpg
Limassol is located in Cyprus
Limassol
Limassol
Coordinates: 34°40′29″N 33°02′39″E / 34.67472°N 33.04417°E / 34.67472; 33.04417
Country Cyprus
DistrictLimassol District
Area
 • City47.87 km2 (18.48 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • City101,000[1]
 • Urban
183,658[1]
 • Metro
239,842[1]
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)
Postal code
3010–3150
Websitewww.limassolmunicipal.com.cy

Limassol Castle is one of the ten castles of Cyprus. It was built by the Byzantines around 1000 AD.

Notable residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Στατιστική Υπηρεσία - Πληθυσμός και Κοινωνικές Συνθήκες - Πληθυσμός - Ανακοινώσεις". www.mof.gov.cy. Retrieved 2011-11-11.

Coordinates: 34°40′N 33°02′E / 34.667°N 33.033°E / 34.667; 33.033